Eastern And Oriental Hotel

Poolside Terrace
Corner Suite Balcony
Deluxe Suite
Georgetown Suite
Studio Bathroom
Corner Suite
Sarkies Corner
Planter's Lounge
Farquhar's Bar

Located in the heart of Penang, the Eastern & Oriental Hotel seamlessly blends the old world charm of the colonial days with Malaysia's finest traditions and all the modern comforts. Surrounded by a rich culture, amazing food and festivals and heritage architecture and art, the 5 star resort is just minutes from a great range of shopping, dining and attractions. Outside the city limits, the beautiful hills, beaches and villages beckon, as do a number of popular nearby tourist attractions.

Accommodation at the Eastern & Oriental Hotel offers a choice of stylish suites each with spacious interiors, enjoying a comfortable range of amenities. Suites offer premium bedding, separate sitting areas, free WiFi, turndown service, separate showers and bathtubs, bathrobes and slippers. Some also enjoy his and her vanities and private balconies or garden terraces with views of the city or sea.

The Eastern & Oriental Hotel also boasts an excellent range of onsite facilities including 24 hour reception, bars and restaurants, an outdoor infinity swimming pool and much more. Founded in 1885 by the Sarkies Brothers, the resort was originally frequented by colonial folk, planters and elite clientele including famous names such as Douglas Fairbanks and Rudyard Kipling. The resort now offers its high end service to you and is within walking distance of attractions such as Penang State Museum, Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Goddess of Mercy Temple and St. George's Church.


Accommodation at the Eastern & Oriental Hotel offers a choice of beautifully designed suites with a sense of home and comfort.

All Rooms Feature:

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Cable TV
  • Premium Bedding
  • Separate sitting area
  • Tea & Coffee making facilities
  • Desk
  • In-room Safe
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Separate Bathtub & Shower
  • Bathrobes & Slippers
  • Hairdryer
  • Free bottled water
  • Free newspaper

Deluxe Suite: Features a separate living space, luxurious bathroom and sea views. Size is 58m². Bedding is 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds.

Georgetown Suite: Features city and courtyard views with a spacious living area and luxurious bathroom. Size is 79m². Bedding is 1 King Bed.

Premier Suite: offering sea views with either a balcony or garden terrace. Size is 58m². Bedding is 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds.

Straits Suite: This spacious suite features two bay windows, lounge room and dining room and views overlooking the Straits of Malacca. The bathroom features double vanities and a claw and ball long bath with separate shower. Size is 87m². Bedding is 1 King Bed.

Writers Suite: Offering a separate dining lounge with bar, this over-sized suite offers double vanities and a claw and ball long bath with separate shower in the bathroom. Size is 135m². Bedding is 1 King Bed.

Studio Suite: Located in the Victory Annexe, these suites offer a balcony and marble bathroom with double vanity. Size is 55m². Bedding is 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds.

Corner Suite: Located in the Victory Annexe, these luxurious suites feature a large balcony with sea views, separate living area and guest washroom. Size is 123m². Bedding is 1 King Bed.


1885: Serving contemporary cuisine accompanied by artfully matched wine in a fine dining setting. Traditional Afternoon Tea is also offered.

Sarkies Corner: Features local and international cuisine served in a colonial style coffee shop.

Farquhar's Bar: Open for classic drinks in an old English-style bar with deep armchairs and a long dark wood bar.

Poolside Terrace: Located on level 6 of the Victory Annexe, this unique pool bar and restaurant serves signature cocktails, light snacks and refreshments with spectacular views of the Andaman Sea.

Planters Lounge: Exclusively for guests of the Victory Annexe, serving complimentary breakfast, coffee/tea throughout the day.

Sarkies: Located in the Victory Annexe serving local and international buffet spreads.


  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour Front Desk
  • Restaurants & Bars
  • Infinity Swimming Pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Day Spa
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting services
  • Concierge
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry services
  • Free newspapers in Lobby
  • Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Safe Deposit Box

Day Spa

Panpuri Organic Spa: Located on the 6th floor of the Victory Annexe, be pampered with a range of organic beauty and skincare products as well as authentic treatments.

Additional Information

Children: are charged the child rate
Check In: 3.00 pm
Check Out: 12.00 noon
Address: 10 Lebuh Farquhar, Penang, Malaysia

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